Messaging (SMS/MMS): T-Mobile Comet

Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the T-Mobile Comet. Find out more on this page:

 

Block messages

Manage messages

Send messages

 

 

Block messages

Block messages or spam from a number

To block incoming text or picture messages (SMS or MMS) or mark them as spam, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

Unblock messages from a number

To allow incoming text or picture messages (SMS or MMS) from a number you blocked, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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Manage messages

Add SMS service center number

To add or change the SMS service center number, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

To delete picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:


  1. From the Home screen, tap the Launcher  button.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Locate the message you want to delete.
  4. Touch and hold the message.
  5. Tap Delete thread.
  6. Tap Delete.

 

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

To delete text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

 

From the Home screen, tap the Launcher  button.

2.    Tap Messaging.

3.    Locate the message you want to delete.

4.    Touch and hold the message.

5.    Tap Delete thread.

6.    Tap Delete.

 

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

To save a picture you received as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap on desired message thread.
  3. Press and hold on the picture.
  4. Tap Copy attached to SD card.

 

 

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Send messages

Send a group text message (SMS)

To write and send text messages (SMS) to a group, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

Send a new picture or video in a message (MMS)

To take a new picture or video and send it as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

1.    From the Home screen, tap the Launcher  button.

2.    Tap Messaging.

3.    Tap the Menu  key.

4.    Tap Compose.

5.    Tap the To field.

6.    Enter the phone number or contact name.
Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.

7.    If the contact appears, tap the contact.

8.    Tap the Type to compose field.

9.    Enter the text of your message.

10.  Tap the Menu  key.

11.  Tap Attach.

12.  Tap Capture picture.

13.  Frame the subject.

14.  Tap the Camera icon to take the photo.

15.  When finished, tap OK.

16.  Tap the Menu  key to view more editing features, add attachments, and select additional recipient and delivery options.

17.  When finished, tap Send MMS.

 

 

Send a saved picture or video in a message (MMS)

To send pictures or videos you have saved on your device as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

From the Home screen, tap the Launcher  button.

2.    Tap Gallery.

3.    Locate and tap the folder that contains the image file you want to send.

4.    Touch and hold the file.

5.    Tap Share.

6.    Tap Messaging.

7.    Tap the To field.

8.    Enter the phone number or contact name.
Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.

9.    If the contact appears, tap the contact.

10.  Tap the Menu  key to view more editing features, add attachments, and select additional recipient and delivery options.

11.  When finished, tap Send MMS.

 

 

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